Victoria Brodie, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Public Relations

Office Phone: (951) 552-8310
E-mail: vbrodie@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: James 40
Office Hours:

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ed.D. Organizational Leadership Pepperdine University 2019
M.A. Public Relations California Bapstist University 2015
B.S. Communication University of Phoenix 2013
  • Courses Taught

    Introduction to Public Relations
    Public Relations
    Public Relations Writing
    Public Relations Research and Campaigns
    Social Media Strategies
    Media Law, Ethics, and Copyright
    Editing for Print and Online Media
    Media and Society
    Oral Communication
    Interpersonal Communication
    Experience Communication
    Advanced Public Speaking
    Fundamentals of Public Speaking

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Leadership Development
    Leadership Communication
    VUCA Leadership
    Systems Thinking
    Contextual Intelligence
    Metacognition
    Social Entrepreneurship

  • Teaching Experience

    La Sierra University, California Baptist University
    Online and Professional Studies, California Baptist University

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Doctoral Dissertation – (2019)
    “Disrupted Leadership: Strategies and practices of leaders in a VUCA world” Exploring the impact of a hyperconnected, rapidly iterating, technology-rich environment on leadership practices of successful social entrepreneurs.
    PUBLICATIONS
    Brodie, V., Fraizer, L., (2018) VUCA Leadership Competencies in a Complex Global Environment. Proceedings, International Organization of Social Sciences and Behavioral Research Conference, March 2018.
    Brodie, V., (2018) Technology and the Flipped Classroom as it Supports Agentic Engagement in the Higher Education Classroom. Proceedings, Hawaii International Conference on Education, January 2018.
    Brodie, V., Fraizer, L., Silk, J., (2018) Preparing Future Leaders: Exploring leadership and team development in higher education using the Strength Deployment Inventory©. Proceedings, Hawaii International Conference on Education, January 2018.
    Brodie, V., Houston, T., Phillips, L., Silk, Fraizer, L. (2017). Enhancing China’s Education Policy Developing an Entrepreneurial Economy. Journal of Global Leadership, Volume 5, 133-151.
    Brodie, V., Houston, T., Phillips, L., Silk, (co-authors) J., Williams, H. E., Madjidi, F, Fraizer, L. (2017). A Lightning Talk on One Belt, One Road: Exploring the Impact of Social Entrepreneurship in China towards 2030. Proceedings, Fourth International Academic Conference of Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia (ELLTA): Perspectives on Leadership, Learning and Social Enterprise in Asia – Sharpening Focus on Research Collaborations and Publications, Pathum Thani, Thailand, July 25. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.19792.81928
    Brodie, V. (2017). Agile Public Relations: Engaging Stakeholders in Times of Digital Disruption. New Orleans, LA. Proceedings, International Organization of Social Sciences and Behavioral Research.
    PRESENTATIONS
    Brodie, V. (2018) VUCA 101: Perspectives from Victoria Brodie with University of the Pacific Doctoral Scholars. Sacramento, CA, December 4.
    Brodie, V. (2018) Fast-Paced Communication in a VUCA World: The Emotional Pitfalls. Webinar, Riverside, CA, October 25 & 31.
    Brodie, V., Faizer, L.. (2018) Thriving Through Empathy in a Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and Ambiguous World. International Clute Conference, San Francisco, CA, August 6.
    Brodie, V. (2018) Emotional Connection in a VUCA World. Interview with Mastering Emotional Connection, Irvine, CA July 2.
    Brodie, V. (2018) Your [Online] Reputation Precedes You: Building a personal brand online. Pick Development Educational Seminar Series for the Pick Group of Young Professionals, Riverside, CA, June 13.
    Brodie, V. (2018) Global Leadership Competencies in a VUCA World. Graduate School of Education and Psychology Symposium, Malibu, CA, June 1.
    Brodie, V., Fraizer, L., (2018) VUCA Leadership Competencies in a Complex Global Environment. International Organization of Social Sciences and Behavioral Research Conference, New Orleans, LA, March 20.
    Brodie, V., (2018) Technology and the Flipped Classroom as it Supports Agentic Engagement in the Higher Education Classroom. Hawaii International Conference on Education, Waikiki, HI, January 4.
    Brodie, V., Fraizer, L., Silk, J., (2018) Preparing Future Leaders: Exploring leadership and team development in higher education using the Strength Deployment Inventory©. Hawaii International Conference on Education, Waikiki, HI, January 5.
    Brodie, V. (2017). Congruent Leadership. Presented at the Pick Group of Young Professionals Power Breakfast, Riverside, CA. December 21.
    Brodie, V., Houston, T., Phillips, L., Silk, (co-authors) J., Williams, H. E., Madjidi, F, Fraizer, L. (2017). A Lightning Talk on One Belt, One Road: Exploring the Impact of Social Entrepreneurship in China towards 2030. Presented at the Fourth International Academic Conference of Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia (ELLTA): Perspectives on Leadership, Learning and Social Enterprise in Asia – Sharpening Focus on Research Collaborations and Publications, Pathum Thani, Thailand, July 25. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.19792.81928
    Brodie, V. (2017). Strategic Communications. Guillin, China: Guangxi Normal University, May 10.
    Brodie, V. (2017). Agile Public Relations: Engaging Stakeholders in Times of Digital Disruption. New Orleans, LA. International Organization of Social Sciences and Behavioral Research, March 24.
    Brodie, V. (2017) Communicating in Times of Digital Disruption. Azusa, CA. Azusa Pacific’s 30th Annual Impact Conference, February 4.

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Centerpoint Church in Colton

  • Community Service & Involvement

    2010 – 2019: Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce, Leadership Riverside - Chair of Discovery Day. Chaired of the first day of the ten-month leadership program graduating over 500 leaders within the Riverside community.
    2018: Public Relations Society of America, Inland Empire Chapter. Past President.
    2016 - present: Public Relations Society of America, Bronze Anvil Judge. Judged Bronze Anvil submissions for national level campaigns in print, website, digital, speech and social media categories.
    2017: Public Relations Society of America, Inland Empire Chapter. President
    2017: Public Relations Society of America, Alaska Chapter Aurora Awards Judge. Judged PR submissions for chapter level campaigns in portfolio, video, media relations, external and internal publications categories.
    2016 - 2017: Public Relations Society of America, Inland Empire Chapter. Western District Conference committee member. PRSAIE to host the district conference in Riverside in 2017.
    2016: Public Relations Society of America, Inland Empire Chapter. President Elect and membership chair.
    2015: Public Relations Society of America, Inland Empire Chapter. Director At-Large for Sponsorships.
    2014 – 2018: Public Relations Society of America, Inland Empire Chapter Board. Serves as board member developing chapter and promoting local partnerships.
    2011-2015: Raincross Group. Served as member of nonprofit civic board promoting good governance, economic growth and leadership development in Riverside, Communications Chair (2014).
    2013: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Orange County/Inland Empire, Woman of the Year Candidate. Conducted a ten-week fundraising awareness campaign, raised over $46,000 in donations without an operating budget.
    2010–2011: California Riverside Ballet Board. Served as board member.
    2010-2012: Riverside Unified School District, Measure B Citizens Oversight Committee. Served as a member reviewing disbursement of Measure B funding for district of approximately 50,000 students.
    2010: United Way of the Inland Valleys, Co-Chair of the Riverside United Way Campaign. Served as Co-Chair with Riverside City Councilmember Paul Davis for the Riverside United Way Fundraising Campaign.
    2009-2012: Riverside Unified School District, Budget Advisory Committee member. Served as member and chair of the RUSD Budget Advisory Committee developing recommendations for funding cuts to the Board of Education. Chair (2011).
    2009-2011: City of Riverside, Mayor’s Night Out Volunteer Business Coordinator. Supported former Mayor Ron Loveridge’s Mayor’s Night Out for outreach and coordination of local businesses at monthly events throughout city.
    2009-present: Daughters of the American Revolution Presidio Chapter. Served as founding member and Second Vice Regent (2010-2012) assisting in chapter growth and development.
    2008-2010: YWCA of Riverside County. Board member and 19th Annual Men Who Cook Chair.
    2005-2010: Klemmer and Associates, Leadership and Personal Development Company. Heart of the Samurai seminar staff.

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Reading
    Travel
    Exploring new cultures

  • Personal Philosophy

    "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight." Proverbs 3:5–6